Historical Events In April - 22
Saturday, 23 January 2021
0296 St Gaius ends his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 22.
0296 On April - 22 pope Caius
0536 St Agapitus I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on April - 22.
0536 On April - 22 agapitus I, Italian Pope (535-36), dies
1056 On April - 22 supernova Crab nebula last seen by the naked eye
1073 Pope Alexander II buried/Ildebrando chosen as Pope Gregory VII on April - 22.
1145 On this day in history 19th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1164 On this day in history raynald of Dassel names Guido di Crema as anti-pope Paschalis III
1253 Elias van Cortona, Italian general (1232-39), dies at about 53 on April - 22.
1355 On this day in history eleonora Plantagenet, daughter of King Edward II, dies at 36
1357 On April - 22 johan I, King of Portugal (1383-1433)
1370 Bastille begins being built in Paris on April - 22.
1451 The birth of Isabella I of Castile, Queen of Spain and patron of Christopher Columbus on April - 22.
1451 Isabella I, of Castile, Queen of Spain (1479-1504), patron of Columbus on April - 22.
1462 Gilbert of Lannoy, master of Villerval/Tronchiennes/Santes, dies on April - 22.
1500 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil on April - 22.
1500 On April - 22 the area that became Brazil is discovered by Portuguese explorers
1500 On this day in history pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil & claims it for Portugal
1509 Henry VIII ascended to throne of England on April - 22.
1521 French king Francois I declares war on Spain on April - 22.
1521 Juan de Padilla, Spanish nobleman/communero-rebel, beheaded on this day in history.
1526 On April - 22 1st slave revolt occurs in SC
1529 On April - 22 spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere in Treaty of Saragosa
1529 On this day in history treaty of Saragosa: Spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere
1592 On April - 22 bartolommeo Ammanati, Italian sculptor/architect, dies at 80
1610 On this day in history alexander VIII, [Pietro Ottoboni], Italy, lawyer/Pope (1689-91)
1640 On this day in history mariana Alcoforado, Portugal, nun
1648 English army claims king Charles I responsible for bloodshed on this day in history.
1648 On April - 22 catharina Belgian van Nassau, daughter of Willem, dies at 69
1658 On April - 22 giuseppe Torelli, Italy, composer (Concert Grossi op 8)
1659 Lord protector Cromwell disbands English parliament on this day in history.
1662 On April - 22 john Tradescant, traveller/gardener, dies
1671 King Charles II sits in on English parliament on April - 22.
1672 Georg Stiernhielm, Swed scholar/author/poet (Hercules), dies at 73 on April - 22.